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'prɛzənt [n]'prɛzənt [v]prɪ'zɛnt
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Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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(形) As an adjective
  1. Temporal sense; intermediate between past and future; now existing or happening or in consideration.
  2. Being or existing in a specified place.
(名) As a noun
  1. A verb tense that expresses actions or states at the time of speaking.
  2. Something presented as a gift.
  3. The period of time that is happening now; any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech.
(动) As a verb
  1. Bring forward and present to the mind.
  2. Recognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation; assume a prescribed position.
  3. Cause to come to know personally.
  4. Formally present a debutante, a representative of a country, etc..
    • Deliver (a speech, oration, or idea).
    • Present.
    • Represent abstractly, for example in a painting, drawing, or sculpture.
    • Perform (a play), especially on a stage.
    • Give an exhibition of to an interested audience.
    • Give as a present; make a gift of.
    • Give, especially as an honor or reward.
    • Hand over formally.
    • Introduce.
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